From Russia with love

2012-11-20 09:41:18

Ties between China and Russia are celebrated by a Beijing chorus group.

Turkey gets a glimpse of China's civilization

2012-11-19 09:26:25

As part of the ongoing Chinese Culture Year in Turkey, the exhibition - the first of its kind initiated by the two governments - will be open to the public from Nov 20 to Feb 20.

China meets Australia through images

2012-11-16 10:17:36

Australian artist Jason Wing loves to take a stroll around Fangjiacun village, in northeast suburban Beijing, his temporary home for three months. He is a resident artist at the village's Red Gate Gallery's studio.

Making the case

2012-11-16 08:57:16

China has produced world-acclaimed stars in contemporary dance, but the challenge now is to convince audiences at home.

Guardian of songs

2012-11-16 10:10:04

More than 100 music scholars from all over the world came to a conference to discuss the conservation of Asia Pacific music.

Pride of the peacock

2012-11-16 09:26:42

Yang Liping, China's most famous dancer is touring the country with her latest production, Peacock, in what many say is a farewell performance.

Impressions from a realistic brush

2012-11-14 09:46:51

Of the two categories of traditional Chinese painting, the realistic Gong Bi style is often considered less capable of depicting charm and expression than freehand brushwork.

Reflections on the artist

2012-11-14 11:08:55

Even with a long, successful and noted career, Yu Jigao 'retains his simple, easy-going style and strong work ethic'.

Fygi gives songs Chinese infusion

2012-11-14 11:19:28

Dutch-Egyptian singer Laura Fygi, 57, has just released a new album Woman Flower after joining Golden Typoon. The album also features six English songs adapted from Chinese songs.

Underground voices

2012-11-13 09:21:38

Beijing's subway stations and tunnels are giving amateur vocalists platforms from which to sound out.

Art for the people, within their budgets

2012-11-12 09:15:35

Greg Moors, the San Francisco dealer supplying the art to Costco, is driven by his vision of art for everybody.

Progress of cultural reform

2012-11-12 09:40:43

People may not be able to identify in a clear-cut manner what has been achieved by reform of the cultural system during the past decade.